Gefn Press, London, UK
Bishopsgate Within. CITY A.M., 2011
The Gefn Press was established in 1977 by Susan Johanknecht in Vermont USA. It has been located in London since 1981 with 30 books published to date with a retrospective exhibition held at the University of Vermont in 2007. Susan Johanknecht studied English Literature at the University of Vermont and Fine Art Printmaking at the Central School of Art, London. She is currently subject leader of MA Book Arts at Camberwell college of Arts, University of the Arts, London. Her books are held in collections worldwide.
38 pages, 280 x 210mm, edition of 75.
Ink jet printed on to Zerkall paper, sewn into paste paper covers and housed in a document folder. The text derived from research undertaken at the Baring Archive, with photographs of bankers taken in 1903 alongside text referring to account keepers’ duties and contemporary City of London Architecture. Numbered but not signed.
£22 (plus P&P and insurance)